Third trimester – so what is your baby up to?

Third trimesterWeek 31
Baby is going through major brain development. Its irises react to light and all five senses work now.

Week 34
Baby recognises and reacts to simple songs and it will even remember them after birth.

Week 36
Your baby is officially full term and can now be born as early as this week.

Week 37
Your baby is gaining about an ounce daily.

Week 39
Baby’s brain is still developing rapidly. Any day now you will meet your baby. It will be covered in vernix – a protective coating over its skin.

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